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VAXbb is a fast, text-only, Perl-based Web bulletin board. Its functionality and use is based loosely on a VAX terminal-based bb system that the author knew and loved.

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Recent releases

  •  05 Feb 2002 19:48

    Release Notes: A bug in the "Previous" button in 0.95 has been fixed.

    •  03 Feb 2002 17:03

      Release Notes: This release adds a few features, such as HTML links and auto-creation of file directories, but more importantly, it fixes a world-readable file-browsing vulnerability in previous versions. All users should immediately upgrade to fix this vulnerability.

      •  07 Dec 2000 17:24

        Release Notes: New additions include help files and the ability for users and the admin to delete articles. A bug in modify.cgi was fixed. A demo/discussion board was set up at

        •  17 Nov 2000 19:02

          Release Notes: Addition of delbbuser and delbbcat for the sake of simplicity (they need to be made safer), removal of deprecated $BBHTML from bbconfig, and an update to FILES to reflect reality.

          •  11 Nov 2000 04:44

            Release Notes: Several bugfixes.


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